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Tea caddy

1959.838 (RS80856)

Description

Tea caddy; domed lid; mahogany veneer with satinwood banding; oval reserve with oak leaf and acorn inlay; ivory escutcheon.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1800
Material
mahogany (wood)
satinwood (wood)
veneer
Object type
Food Processing T&E
Places
Maine (United States)
Possibly England (United Kingdom) [country]
Possibly North America (North and Central America) [general region]
Standish (Cumberland county, Maine)
Descriptive terms
Caddy
mahogany (wood)
satinwood (wood)
Tea
tea caddies (containers)
veneer
Dimensions
4 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 3 3/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1959.838
Credit Line
Bequest of Frances S. Marrett
GUSN
245429

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